Mr. MacDonald has been involved in the development and/or operation of over 20 mines in North and South America over his career. From the corporate side he has been involved in the completion of multiple mine financings, and merger and acquisition transactions, totalling over $10 billion. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant with bachelor and master’s degrees in Engineering from Oxford University.
Prior to NorZinc he served as CFO of Quadra FNX (now KGHM International) from 2010 to 2017 and of NovaGold Resources Inc. from 2003 to 2010. Most recently, Don was Acting President & CEO of KGHM International. He is also a director of the Mining Association of Canada, and of the NWT and Nunavut Chamber of Mines.